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Aldosterone and parathyroid hormone: a precarious couple for cardiovascular disease.
Animal and human studies support a clinically relevant interaction between aldosterone and parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels and suggest an impact of the interaction on cardiovascular (CV) health.Expand
Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Velocity for the Evaluation of the Infraspinatus Muscle and the Suprascapular Nerve in Professional Beach Volleyball Players
Background: Beach volleyball is an overhead sport with a high prevalence of infraspinatus muscle atrophy of the hitting shoulder. Hypothesis: Infraspinatus muscle atrophy seems to be caused by aExpand
Acupressure at the Meridian Acupoint Xiyangguan (GB33) Influences Near-Infrared Spectroscopic Parameters (Regional Oxygen Saturation) in Deeper Tissue of the Knee in Healthy Volunteers
Up to now, it is still unknown whether microcirculation of deeper peripheral tissue (knee) can be modulated by acupuncture or acupressure on a meridian acupoint. The goal of this pilot study was toExpand
Influence of acute normobaric hypoxia on physiological variables and lactate turn point determination in trained men.
The goal of this study is to evaluate the response of physiological variables to acute normobaric hypoxia compared to normoxia and its influence on the lactate turn point determination according toExpand
A Multimedia-based Guidance System for Various Consumer Devices
This paper introduces a Web-based guidance system which supports optimized presentations of sights or exhibited objects on different types of available stationary and mobile consumer devices. Expand
Context-Aware UPnP-AV Services for Adaptive Home Multimedia Systems
This paper presents an enhancement of standard UPnP-AV services for home multimedia environments regarding context awareness. Expand
Complementary treatment of obesity and overweight with salacia reticulata and vitamin d.
BACKGROUND The Indian plant root Salacia reticulata, which is rich in alpha-glucosidase inhibitors, is used for metabolic disorders in Ayurvedic medicine. Vitamin D₃ is also used in the treatment ofExpand
World Congress Integrative Medicine & Health 2017: Part one
I1 World Congress for Integrative Medicine & Health 2017 A global forum for exploring the future of comprehensive patient care Benno Brinkhaus, Torkel Falkenberg, Aviad Haramati, and Stefan N.Expand
Computer aided analysis of gait patterns in patients with acute anterior cruciate ligament injury.
BACKGROUND Gait analysis is a useful tool to evaluate the functional status of patients with anterior cruciate ligament injury. Pattern recognition methods can be used to automatically assess walkingExpand
Manual Khalifa Therapy Improves Functional and Morphological Outcome of Patients with Anterior Cruciate Ligament Rupture in the Knee: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is a high incidence injury usually treated surgically. According to common knowledge, it does not heal spontaneously, although some claim the opposite.Expand